Logistics Coordinator (Days only)

Job Title: Logistics Coordinator (Days)

Location: Dover

Hours: 4 days on/4 days off, 7am - 7pm

Salary: £22k-£30k DOE

This position is working for an award winning leading provider of logistics solutions to customers Worldwide. The main purpose of your job would be to manage time-critical logistics solutions throughout Europe and Worldwide, operating within strict constraints to ensure all schedules and deadlines are met.

Your key responsibilities within the role would be to:

  • Work closely with the team leader to understand client requirements and source the most appropriate solutions to meet their needs

  • Select appropriate vehicles for transport and buy carrier options at the best price

  • Have a good understanding of European driving regulations and bans, and the impact they may have on transport planning

  • Monitor progression of transport, ensuring agreed milestone updates are communicated to the client when jobs are running to plan

  • Update the TMS as per the agreed milestones

  • Escalate delays in transport and identified problems to the team leader, provide options for a resolution to allow effective communication with the client

  • Work closely with the supplier management team to highlight any gaps in carrier coverage

  • Ensure carrier non-conformances are recorded and escalated as per the agreed quality process

  • Finalise jobs upon completion, ensuring any additional waiting time charges are discussed and agreed with the carrier and third-party costs are correct

Key skills and experience required for this role:

  • Logistics experience

  • Ideally some experience working with customs paperwork

  • MS Office skills including word, Excel and Outlook

  • Customer focused with an excellent telephone manner

If this sounds like an ideal position for you and you have the experience outlined above, then please apply today. Bonnie (Candidate Manager) or Nicola (Permanent Consultant) will call you within 48 hours to discuss the position in further detail with you if you match the requirements for the job. We look forward to your application.

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